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New Books in the Library: November 2012

• A Weaver’s Tale: The Life and Times of the Laxey Woolen Industry, 1860-2010, St. George’s Woollen Mills, 2010, Sue King

• Architectural Textiles: Tent Bands of Central Asia. Washington, D.C.: The Textile Museum, 2007

• Handloom Weavers in Ulster’s Linen Industry 1815-1914, Dublin, 2007, Kevin J. James

• Japanese Papermaking: Traditions, Tools and Techniques

• Kosode: 16th – 19th Century Textiles From the Nomura Collection, Japan Society, New York, 1984, Margot Paul

• Samplers in the Collections of the Manx Museum, Manx Museum and National Trust, 2010, Larch Garrard and Yvonne Hayhurst

• Manx Quilts and Patchwork, Manx Museum, 2007

• The Carpet: Origins, Art and History [translated from the original Italian]. Willowdale, Ont.; Buffalo, N.Y.: Firefly Books, 1999, Enzo Milinesi

• The Story of the Kimono. New York: E.P. Dutton, 1989

• The Subversive Stitch: Embroidery and the Making of the Feminine. New York: Routledge, 1984. Rozsika Parker

• Another Treasury of Indian Folk Textiles. Santa Cruz, CA: La Casa des Espiritus Alegres, 2006. Carol Summers

• 5000 Years of Chinese Costumes. Hong Kong: The Commercial Press, Ltd., 1984. Xun Zhou; Chunming Gao

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Strand News is the online meeting place for members of the Volunteer Association of the Textile Museum of Canada. Our annual fundraisers, including the Textile Bazaar, support Museum programs and exhibitions.

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